iPSC R&D Scientist

Job Title: iPSC R&D Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, England
Salary: Well paid
Start Date: 2019-07-29
Reference: BH-112850
Contact Name: Charles Leach
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 30, 2019 17:48

Job Description

iPSC R&D Scientist – Cambridge – Permanent

Stem cells and their applications are becoming increasingly involved in the treatment of more and more disease states through their adaptability to the natural human system. My client, a leading Biotechnology company in Cambridge focused on stem cell manipulation is seeking the expertise of an iPSC R&D Scientist to drive the innovation of their technology platform, portfolio and global market expansion.

iPSC R&D Scientist Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist with the building and development of the R&D portfolio by identifying new products or concepts
  • Development of process for deriving multiple neuronal and biologically relevant cell types from IPSC lines
  • Amendment and development of current in-house laboratory and customer facing SOP’s
  • Identify and construct functional qualification systems of new and existing products
  • Utilisation of biomarkers and functional cellular responses for fully characterising cellular systems
  • Generation of information data packs for new products and power point report for feedback to teams and customers
  • To maintain an awareness of current developments in the literature
iPSC R&D Scientist Key Requirements:
  • MSc/PhD in a biology related discipline with 1+ years’ accompanied industry experience
  • Strong skills in cell culture techniques, particularly iPSC culture experience with a focus on cellular development.
  • Prior experience of stem cell differentiation processes
  • Strong technical, organization, documentation, and communication skills (verbal and written) are essential. Must be able to track on-going projects, present data, and prepare reports.
  • Work independently as well as able to work in a flexible, team-oriented, fast paced environment
  • Experience with large scale cell culture systems, electrophysiology or CRISPR is desirable
This is permanent position as an iPSC R&D Scientist is immediately available and offers a focused and career driven individual unparalleled opportunities for growth. The successful candidate can expect a competitive salary package with fantastic benefits and the opportunity to join a company that truly values their employees.

Please call Charles on 0619427163 for more information on applying.